Contemporary Perspectives on Resilience

Contemporary Perspectives on Resilience

The program titled “Contemporary Perspectives on Resilience” aims to expose the participants to various paradigms of Resilience in modern-day urban settings. These range from Socio-ecological and Cultural aspects, to contemporary ...
Course Theme:
Ecological Stress
Course Duration:
3 days
Course Commencing:
November 2, 2020
Instructor:
Sandeep Menon, Manoj Parmar, Aneerudha Paul, Rohan Shivkumar, Ankush Chandran, Dr Binti Singh, Sanaeya Vandrewala, Jamshid Bhiwandiwalla, Vikram Pawar
Digital Interpretations of Ecological Vulnerabilities

Digital Interpretations of Ecological Vulnerabilities

Cities in the global South are great examples of social engineering, they are seemingly cosmopolitan, providing socio-economic opportunities. The urban communities at the highest risk are the economically weaker sections ...
Course Theme:
Ecological Stress, Technology
Course Duration:
2 Days
Course Commencing:
20 March, 2021
Instructor:
Ankush Chandran, Vikram Pawar, Sandeep Menon
Socio-ecological Resilience in Hills

Socio-ecological Resilience in Hills

Increased frequency of natural hazards and sea level rise are expected impacts of climate change in India. Marginalized urban settlements are often vulnerable to disaster due to their location in ...
Course Theme:
Ecological Stress
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
December 18, 2020
Instructor:
Dr Inderpal Singh, Dr Puneet Sharma, Dr Aniket Sharma
Traditional Knowledge in Urban Resilience

Traditional Knowledge in Urban Resilience

Increased frequency of natural hazards and sea level rise areexpected impacts of climate change in India. Marginalizedurban settlements are often vulnerable to disaster due to their location in hazardous areas ...
Course Theme:
Traditional Knowledge
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
October 28, 2020
Instructor:
Dr Aniket Sharma, Dr Puneet Sharma, Dr Inderpal Singh
Urban Resilience and Transforming Communities

Urban Resilience and Transforming Communities

Peri-urban areas are the contested regions due to rapid transformation in socio-economic structure and ecosystems. Changes in land use, built environment and livelihood pattern results into a transformed socio-spatial structure ...
Course Theme:
Institutional Mechanism
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
October 19, 2020
Instructor:
Prof. Dr. N. Sridharan, Dr. Rama Umesh Pandey, Dr Anand Wadwekar, Saurabh Tewari
Marginalized Communities and Resilience

Marginalized Communities and Resilience

As the world experiences the climate change, low income countries and developing countries are be the most affected one. The level of poverty, the rapid pace of urbanization and a ...
Course Theme:
Informality
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
23 November, 2020
Instructor:
Saurabh Tewari, Prof. Dr. N. Sridharan, Dr. Rama Umesh Pandey, Dr Anand Wadwekar
Institutional resilience for Informed decisions

Institutional resilience for Informed decisions

There is a limited reflection on knowledge of community responses and social behaviour in addressing environmental and disaster related challenges faced by a city. The course will emphasize on the ...
Course Theme:
Institutional Mechanism
Course Duration:
Course Commencing:
January 28, 2021
Instructor:
Prof. Dr. N. Sridharan, Dr Anand Wadwekar, Dr. Rama Umesh Pandey, Saurabh Tewari
Urban Heat and Spatial Dynamics

Urban Heat and Spatial Dynamics

An understanding of the relation between heat stress zones and urban elements in order to guide future planning processes that can be heat resilient shall be explored.The health impacts of ...
Course Theme:
Urban Climate
Course Duration:
One Week
Course Commencing:
November 28, 2020
Instructor:
Dr Ayon Kumar Tarafdar, Dr Adinarayanane Ramamurthy
Applications of GIS in Resilience

Applications of GIS in Resilience

This course shall help the participants in developing skills in using geo-spatial decision support tool like GIS for resilience planning. These skills are required to process the complex spatial dataset ...
Course Theme:
Tools and techniques
Course Duration:
One Week
Course Commencing:
November 3, 2020
Instructor:
Dr Faiz Ahmed Chundeli, Dr Prashanti Rao
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